The Fiver: Our Black Friday Antidote


A break from the bargains 

The biggest shopping day of the year is upon us. Before you lose your head, our adventure-loving, eco-warrior crowdfunders are here with the perfect tonic.

After all, there’s more to life than getting 50% off an electric shaver set.


Tencel for People Tree

The original creators of ethical and sustainable fashion were never ones to rest on their laurels… they make clothes from them instead.

£51,927 (86%) raised from 816 backers




Is this a waste land

A walk in the park with a surprising twist. Interested…?

£2,478 (61%) raised from 52 backers



Wonky – drinks that give wonky fruit a chance!

What a handsome beetroot. Said nobody. Ever. We don’t mind, as long as they’re as delicious as this lot. 

£1,835 (14%) raised from 36 backers



The Dub Pistols – What Could Possibly Go Wrong

These guys have lived every rock ’n’ roll cliche more vividly, knowingly and hilariously than almost any other British band. They decided to make a film about it.

£2,095 (27%) raised from 39 backers


Buckt – The Bucket List Subscription Box

If dangling by your feet from a piece of elastic is your idea of fun, you need this maverick idea in your life. 

£4,743 (94%) raised from 74 backers

The Fiver: For the girls
The Fiver: Feel Good Friday